Google Influenced Midterm Elections, May Have Cost Republicans Seats: Study
by Tyler Durden
Sat, 03/23/2019 - 07:45 Google Influenced Midterm Elections, May Have Cost Republicans Seats: Study
Analysis of this data showed a clear pro-Democrat bias in election-related Google search results as compared to competing search engines. Users performing Google searches related to the three congressional races the study focused on were significantly more likely to see pro-Democrat stories and links at the top of their results.
As Epstein’s previous studies have shown, this can have a huge impact on the decisions of undecided voters, who often assume that their search results are unbiased. Epstein has called this the Search Engine Manipulation Effect (SEME). -Breitbart
New research reveals that Google built biases into its search results that influenced the 2018 midterm elections - possibly costing Republicans three congressional districts
Source: Zero Hedge